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Unformatted text preview: i 2 dt = i 2 dt = 2 . The example of the circle illustrates the way that we can go from the deFnition of arclength for an arc to arclength for a general curve . By Exercise 11 in 2.4 , any parametrized curve C can be partitioned into arcs C k , and the arclength of C is in a natural way the sum of the arclengths of these arcs: s ( C ) = s k s ( C k ) ;...
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This note was uploaded on 10/20/2011 for the course MAC 2311 taught by Professor All during the Fall '08 term at University of Florida.
- Fall '08